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Residents of impoverished communities in Lagos have won a court reprieve against government plans to demolish their homes.  By PIUS UTOMI EKPEI (AFP/File)

Court gives Lagos poor demolition reprieve

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Lagos (AFP) - Impoverished fishing communities in Nigeria's financial capital, Lagos, celebrated a court ruling on Wedne ...

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Kano (Nigeria) (AFP) - Five people have been killed in a landmine explosion and a roadside ambush in northeast Nigeria ...

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Geneva (AFP) - The UN voiced alarm Wednesday at the many Nigerian refugees returning from Cameroon to Banki, a border to ...

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Rome (AFP) - A Nigerian human trafficker known as Rambo has been arrested in Italy on charges of torturing and killing ...

Monday, June 19, 2017

Maiduguri (Nigeria) (AFP) - At least 16 people died in a double suicide bombing near a large camp for people made homele ...

Monday, June 19, 2017

Maiduguri (Nigeria) (AFP) - At least 16 people were killed in suicide bomb attacks near a camp for those made homeless b ...

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Maiduguri (Nigeria) (AFP) - In 2013, thousands of young men formed a rag-tag militia and rounded up Boko Haram members i ...

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Lagos (AFP) - Nigeria's military has rejected a call for senior army officers to be investigated for possible war crimes ...

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Benin City (Nigeria) (AFP) - Grace and Sunday Otoide's house is the last one standing on Bata Road in Benin City, southe ...

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Abuja (AFP) - The leader of Nigeria's Senate was on Wednesday cleared of corruption charges, ending of one of the most h ...

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Lagos (AFP) - Nigeria's government is calling for national unity after southerners were given an ultimatum to leave the ...

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Lagos (AFP) - Leggy dancers in tight shorts, bottles of Moet champagne and flashy cars feature in Nigerian pop icon Wizk ...

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Benin City (Nigeria) (AFP) - In Benin City, Nigeria's capital of illegal migration, no one says the word prostitution . ...

Monday, June 12, 2017

Vatican City (AFP) - Pope Francis has given church officials in southern Nigeria a 30-day ultimatum to obey him by accep ...

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Kano (Nigeria) (AFP) - Boko Haram gunmen killed eight members of a civilian militia force on Sunday, hiding in trees and ...

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Maiduguri (Nigeria) (AFP) - Farmers and fishermen displaced by Boko Haram violence in northeast Nigeria want to return h ...

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Abuja (AFP) - Former African champions Nigeria, Ivory Coast and Zambia all lost at home Saturday on a day of upsets in t ...

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Maiduguri (Nigeria) (AFP) - Eleven people were killed when Boko Haram gunmen and suicide bombers launched a rare combine ...

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Abuja (AFP) - The wife of Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari returned from London Tuesday after visiting her ailing hu ...

Monday, June 5, 2017

Lagos (AFP) - Anti-corruption associations on Monday threatened to take the Nigerian government to court in connection w ...

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Abuja (AFP) - Nigeria's information minister on Wednesday said fears for President Muhammadu Buhari's health were unfoun ...

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Calabar (Nigeria) (AFP) - They travel thousands of kilometres across west Africa to get to the southeast Nigerian city o ...

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Abuja (AFP) - Nigeria's first lady left for London on Tuesday to join President Muhammadu Buhari, who has been in the Br ...

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Abuja (AFP) - The rescued Chibok girls will not be going back to their rural home town to complete their schooling, Nige ...

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Onitsha (Nigeria) (AFP) - Shops, schools and businesses were shut in southeast Nigeria on Tuesday, 50 years to the day s ...

Monday, May 29, 2017

Abuja (AFP) - Nigeria's ailing president was glaringly absent on Monday as his deputy marked their two years in power, w ...

Monday, May 29, 2017

Umuahia (Nigeria) (AFP) - Nnamdi Kanu walks slowly across the courtyard of his family home in Umuahia, southeast Nigeria ...

quot-img-1WHEN DEATH COMES, MONEY AND POWER ARE USELESS

By: Albert Amponsah Akuo quot-img-1

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